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Magilidae

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Magilidae was named by Thiele (1925) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5372].

It was assigned to Muricacea by Sohl (1964); and to Coralliophilinae by Ponder and Warén (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1925Magilidae Thiele
1964Magilidae Sohl p. 371
1988Magilidae Ponder and Warén p. 305

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCoralliophilinaeChenu 1859
familyMagilidaeThiele 1925
familyMagilidaeThiele 1925

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available